January 5, 2013
Ace Art: Turtle Island l CV2 / Platform: No Place Like Home l Storytelling Workshop
Ace Art Inc., 290 McDermot Ave, presents
Escutcheon Athletics and the Toms & Bitches of Turtle Island
January 11 - February 15
Artist Talk & video presentation January 12, 2 pm
Closing Party February 15, 7 pm
Escutcheon Athletics is the conceptual practice of the artist. The Athletics are a system of ritualized labors he employs as lifestyle art, in which the experience of process is weighed against the commodity nature of a finished artwork.
Platform Gallery, Main floor Artspace, 100 Arthur Street
Doors open at 7:30, readings at 8:00 pm. Admission: Free.
CV2 & Platform Gallery Launch of
No Place Like Home: A Winnipeg Issue, V.35 Issue 3 of Contemporary Verse 2
Readings by Méira Cook, John K. Samson, Catherine Hunter and J.J. Kegan McFadden
and one night showing of art published in the issue by Derek Dunlop and seven others.
Salle Marie Benard, St.Boniface Public Library, Provencher at Tache
Presented by the Manitoba Storytelling Guild
From Far Away and Close to Home: A Storytelling Workshop
Anne Morton and Rebecca Hiebert are well known storytellers.
January 12, 9:30 am -1:30 pm
The fee is $20.
For more info please contact Katherine
In this workshop you will learn how folktales cross geographical and historical borders.
And you will have the chance to take a tale from another time and place and locate it.